A new year means new books! To celebrate the start of 2022, a few staff members shared the 2022 releases they’re most excited for. (Most books set for release through May are already available in our online catalog and can be placed on hold by clicking the book title!) Fantasy The Bone Orchard by Sara A.…… Continue reading Staff Shares: Most Anticipated Books of 2022
It’s here! The Joliet Public Library mobile app is a simple and convenient way to connect with your library. Download the free Joliet Public Library app in the Google Play or App Store. From there, you can find your next library read, search the catalog, browse eResources and databases, access your virtual library card for…… Continue reading Introducing the Joliet Public Library Mobile App
The Winter Reading Challenge will run January 1-February 28 for all ages! Log your books through the Beanstack Tracker app, and win a prize pack after reading 500 pages. Challenge yourself to see how many pages you can read this winter!Instructions:Sign in to your Beanstack Tracker app or on jolietlibrary.beanstack.com. Don’t have an account? Sign-up…… Continue reading Register for the Winter Reading Challenge Today!
We read your messages and your comments. We love your enthusiasm for this event…and we realize it can’t come to an end. Save the date: June 4, 2022: Star Wars Day 11, downtown Joliet We will be looking for volunteers down the line to help make the event a success! Check this page for updates.
JOLIET- The Joliet Public Library Board of Trustees recently announced the three large meeting rooms at the Black Road Branch will be named after former Executive Director, James (Jim) R. Johnston. The Board also passed a new Naming Rights Policy to recognize those who have supported the Library through financial contributions or outstanding service. “We…… Continue reading James R. Johnston Meeting Rooms Pavilion and Naming Rights Policy
Check out our latest video update with photos from “the other side of the wall” showcasing our Ottawa Street Branch construction. https://youtu.be/5BFTmNx3hJE
Check out our latest video update with photos from “the other side of the wall” showcasing our Ottawa Street Branch construction. https://youtu.be/8JZ4F9fKl8Q
Check out our latest video update with photos from “the other side of the wall” showcasing our Ottawa Street Branch construction. https://youtu.be/wE0uzF5ap5A
Construction crews have been busy this month! We are entering week 17 of phase one. We are still on schedule for moving to phase two in November, which is when the Ottawa Street side of the building will be done and the team will begin working on the Chicago Street side. This week, bathroom tile…… Continue reading Construction Photo Update: August
Make no little plans! Check out footage from our recent groundbreaking ceremony, what the renovation looks like and learn about our vision for the future. https://youtu.be/TQmqCuk2LIQ